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Data Scientist, State Street Associates, AVP

State Street

State Street

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Data Science
Cambridge, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, January 26, 2024

Who We Are Looking For
The Data Scientist – Insights Platform (Assistant Vice President) will be a member of the Insights product team and will assist in analyzing client activity and developing tools and algorithms for Global Markets’ client facing research portal, Insights. The Insights team is part of State Street Associates (SSA), a unique partnership between State Street and thought leaders in academic finance, headquartered in Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA. In collaboration with our academic partners, we produce original research that is frequently published in academic and practitioner journals. This ever-expanding body of work drives our industry leading suite of multi-asset data products in areas such as asset flow and positioning, inflation, and market risk. Global Markets Research has recently been voted #1 in research by Euromoney’s 2023 industry survey. Our clients include the world’s largest and most sophisticated global asset managers and institutional investors.

Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Markets (SSGM). When owners and managers of institutional assets need research, trading, securities lending and innovative portfolio strategies, they turn to the SSGM business unit. As our investment research and trading arm, SSGM’s number one goal is to enhance and preserve our clients’ portfolio values by applying technology, optimizing trading, and linking asset classes and markets across the world.
Join us if making your mark in the capital markets industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.

What You Will Be Responsible For
As a Data Scientist AVP, you will

  • Analyze and deeply understand customer trends

  • Develop Tableau dashboards and alert systems to communicate these trends to sales and management

  • Build tools to help internal clients better understand movements in our market indicators

  • Deploy algorithms to recommend research content to our clients

What We Value

  • Highly motivated problem solvers

  • Passion for turning data into actionable insights

  • Interest in developing a career in sell-side research supporting one of the largest FX trading businesses in the world

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience and advanced degree in quantitative field preferred

  • Strong communication skills and ability to work cross-functionally

  • Significant experience working with Python, relational databases

  • Background working with linear methods and ML for regression, classification, clustering

  • Familiarity with NLP/LLMs a plus

  • Experience with Tableau or Excel helpful, but not required

About State Street

What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You’ll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees’ diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Discover more at StateStreet.com/career

Salary Range:

$100,000 - $160,000 Annual

The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.

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